Adrianus Melman

12 February 1855–13 October 1897 (Age 42)
Arendonk, Antwerp, Belgium

The Life of Adrianus

Adrianus Melman was born on 12 February 1855, in Arendonk, Antwerp, Belgium as the son of Petrus Melman and Cornelia Compier. He married Catharina van Dril on 4 October 1883, in Heemstede, North Holland, Netherlands. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He registered for military service in 1875. He died on 13 October 1897, in Bloemendaal, South Holland, Netherlands, at the age of 42.

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Family Time Line

Adrianus Melman
1855–1897
Catharina van Dril
1860–1940
Marriage: 4 October 1883
Petrus Adrianus Melman
1884–1949
Adrianus Jacobus Melman
1888–1913
Cornelia Alida Melman
1889–1930
Johanna Geertruida Melman
1891–1945
Jacoba Alida Melman
1892–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 October 1883
Heemstede, North Holland, Netherlands
children

(5)

    Male1884–1949Male

    Adrianus Jacobus Melman

    Male1888–1913Male

    Cornelia Alida Melman

    Female1889–1930Female

    Female1891–1945Female

    Jacoba Alida Melman

    Female1892–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Petrus Melman

    MaleMale

    Cornelia Compier

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(4)

    Male1855–1897Male

    Male1856–1932Male

    Cornelia Maria Melman

    Female1866–1937Female

    Johanna Maria Melman

    Female1875–1902Female

World Events (5)

1863

Age 8

The Dutch abolished slavery in Suriname. The Dutch were among the last Europeans to abolish slavery.
1870 · Amstel Brewery

Age 15

Amstel Brewery was founded on June 11, 1870, in Amsterdam. It is named after the Amstel River which served for refrigeration. They use ice from canals to help keep their brews cold.
1873

Age 18

The Dutch began colonization efforts in Aceh province (Indonesia), which led to a decades-long war.

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Meller 2.2 Dutch: variant of Melle 2.3 Altered spelling of German Mellmann ( see Mellman ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Adrianus Melman in entry for Johanna Geertruida Melman, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Adrianus Melman in entry for Petrus Adrianus Melman, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"
  • Adrianus Melman in entry for Adrianus Jacobus Melman, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records, 1600-2000"

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